Lostine, Wallowa County, Oregon

Charles H. Gray dies at age 82

Charles H. Gray, 82, died Saturday evening at his home at 1240 Baltimore Avenue. A retired employe of The Shevlin – Hixon Company, he was a Bend resident for 30 years.

A native Oregonian, Mr. Gray was born Nov. 24, 1877, at Lostine, in Wallowa County.

He is survived by his wife, Sallie, at the home address: two daughters, Ladesca (Mrs. Elmer) Brown, Bend, and Willa Crockett, Tangent, and three sons: Arell H. Gray, Cathlamet, Wash.; Thorval Gay, Lostine; Berrell [Verell] W. Gray, Dillard.

There are 12 grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He also leaves a sister, Mrs. Edna Mitchell, Union.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Heider’s Funeral Home. The Rev. Harriet Marling of True Gospel Church will officiate. Burial will be in Deschutes Memorial Gardens.

The Bend Bulletin
Monday October 10, 1960
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